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CUNY Brooklyn College
  • 4 Year
  • BROOKLYN, NY

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

editorial

Brooklyn College is an above-average public college located in Brooklyn, New York in the New York City Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 8,540 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Brooklyn College acceptance rate is 51%. Popular majors include Psychology, Business, and Accounting. Graduating 56% of students, Brooklyn College alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,400.

About

2900 BEDFORD AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11210
Branch of
CUNY System
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About Brooklyn College...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
City University of New York Athletic Conference

CUNY Brooklyn College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Brooklyn Admissions

Acceptance Rate
51%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1020-1180
ACT Range
22-29
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$4,254 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,711 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 74 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 100 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 100 responses

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Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    61%
  • On Campus
    10%
  • Online
    29%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,540 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,121
Undergrads Over 25
24%
Pell Grant
64%
Varsity Athletes
1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 70 responses
  • Fashionable, Diverse, somewhat reserved
    34%
  • Local New Yorkers
    29%
  • Social and Accepting
    14%
  • Avarage
    11%
  • Reserved
    6%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • Depressed
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 55 responses

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